The Red Hall represents the largest indoor training and event facility and one of the central sports facilities in Velenje. In 1975, a hall measuring 66 x 66 m was built as a multi-purpose facility. During the years of its operation, the Hall has seen some reconstructions and modernizations, as its architectural design enables adaptation to various programmes.
The Red Hall is located by the entrance into the city of Velenje and represents the beginning point of the green recreation zone located in the immediate vicinity, south of the city center.
The interior of the Hall is organized as a two-floor hall with accompanying premises around the Hall (bars; MAX Club, Winner, Kompas Travel Agency, Gras Gruber, TIC Tourist Information Centre, the Youth Centre Velenje, …). The main exit and service exits are situated in several locations on the southern, northern and western side in the ground floor as well as on the eastern side on the first floor. On this side, the Hall is leaning against a hill and a road.
- parter 1600 m2 with parquet floor,
- central play court area for 1000 visitors,
- a climbing wall,
- dressing rooms for sportsmen,
- judges and recreational sportsmen,
- sanitary facilities,
- storage and maintenance rooms.
- badminton, tennis and table tennis courts,
- practice area for and squash,
- two smaller halls for martial arts and aerobics,
- a smaller room for winter and condition training of the other sportsmen,
- dressing rooms for tennis and squash players, aerobic dancers and martial artists as well as storage rooms.
ENTIRE FLOOR PLAN
The entire ground plan area of the facility intended for sports activities is 4325 m2 and enables a simultaneous training of seven different groups practising different sports.
The Hall operates from September to May, Monday to Sunday, 16 hours each day.
In the morning: physical education lessons for the pupils of the Gustav Šilih Primary School, students of the School Centre Velenje and members of the Occupational Activity Centre Ježek, trainings of Handball Club Gorenje, occasionally Football Club Rudar, Women’s Football Club Škale, the Velenje Sport Association with the school sports programme and recreational sportsmen.
In the afternoon: Handball Club Gorenje Velenje, Women’s Handball Club Velenje, Table Tennis Club Tempo Velenje, Judo Club Velenje, Tennis Club Velenje, The Association for the Disabled Velenje, Pensioners’ Association Velenje, Athletic Club Velenje, Ski Jump Club Velenje, Karate Club Tiger, Fencing Club Rudolf Cvetko, the Šalek Alpine Club Velenje, the Velenje Sport Association with the school sports programme, and the unused capacities are available for the recreational sportsmen.